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Prison Break: Four Convicts Escape Bali Jail by Digging 13-Yard Tunnel

The four men had been jailed on drug and fraud charges......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 19th, 2017

More than 2 million people are in jail or prison — here are 4 charts that break that down

AP Photo/Eric GayMore than 2 million people in the US are serving time in one of the country's correctional facilities, according to a report released by the Priso.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017

More than 2 million people are in jail or prison — here"s 4 charts that break that down

AP Photo/Eric GayMore t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017

Jail Break: U.S. prison population sees small drop

The U.S. prison population dropped by over 2 percent in 2015, to about 1.5 million people in state and federal facilities. But experts note that the total number of inmates was still massive compared with 40 years ago—and one tells Newsweek the reform.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 3rd, 2017

Cards Against Humanity is digging a giant hole to nowhere - CNET

CNETCards Against Humanity is digging a giant hole to nowhereCNETEver dig a hole in your yard as a kid, convinced you'd somehow break all the way through the Earth and end up in China/Atlantis/Narnia/Your Favorite Land Here? The folks who make the nau.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 26th, 2016

Eight SIMI activists escape from Bhopal jail, 1 guard killed

Eight activists of the banned SIMI escaped early today from the Bhopal Central Jail by killing a security guard and scaling the prison wall with the help of bed sheets. “Eight SIMI activists escap........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 31st, 2016

How a Prison Venture Fund is Helping Convicts Prepare for Life After Jail

Volunteering with Defy Ventures will be the most meaningful day of your life, Mark Suster guarantees......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 21st, 2016

Too Many British Convicts Are Carried Out of Prison in Coffins

Reports of unacceptable conditions in U.K. prisons are not new. In 1773, the High Sheriff of Bedfordshire inspected the local jail in Bedford and was so horrified at what he found that it set him on course to be the first ever prison reformer. Yet, only a.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 30th, 2016

Former exec for two Birmingham brands gets jail time

The former controller for two Birmingham companies was sentenced to 18 months in prison for defrauding the companies – Iron Tribe Fitness and The Pants Store – out of more than $100,000. Rebecca Frith, also known as Rebecca Wilson, was senten.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 34 min. ago

How the Swedish ‘Serial’ Acquitted a Man of Murder After 13 Years in Prison

Sweden’s true-crime podcast “Spår” led to Kaj Linna’s release from jail......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 16th, 2017

How the Swedish "Serial" Acquitted a Man of Murder After 13 Years in Prison

Sweden's true-crime podcast "Spår" led to Kaj Linna's release from jail......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 16th, 2017

A crazy new game dares you and a friend to escape prison together

A crazy new game dares you and a friend to escape prison together.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 11th, 2017

UAE Threatens 15 Years Jail Time For Publishing Statements Sympathetic To Qatar

The United Arab Emirates declared on Wednesday that anyone publishing statements sympathetic to Qatar could be punished with up to 15 years in prison, and said it would deny entry to anyon.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 7th, 2017

Lionel Messi"s 21-month prison sentence in tax fraud case is upheld, but he is not expected to serve any jail time

Manu Fernandez/AP The Supreme Court in Spain has upheld a 21-month prison sentence for Argentine football star Lionel Messi and his father in the appeal of their tax fraud case. Neither are expected to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2017

Ankle Monitors and Jail Time for Undocumented Immigrants? New Immigration Bill Wants to Punish Border Crossers

The bill includes measures such as five-year prison sentences for those re-entering the U.S. illegally after having been deported and the forced use of electronic ankle monitors......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 16th, 2017

How much America"s prisons are costing you each year

Learn how much of your tax dollars are going toward jail and prison costs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2017

You won"t believe how much prison inmates are costing you

Learn how much of your tax dollars are going toward jail and prison costs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 12th, 2017

Will the Trump Administration Jail More Drug Felons?

Jeff Sessions wants to overturn Obama-era drugs sentencing reforms, but experts believe the impact on the U.S. prison population would be minimal......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 12th, 2017

Austria Convicts Asylum Seeker of War Crimes for Killing 20 Syrian Soldiers

The court sentenced the man to life in prison on charges he murdered injured Assad troops while fighting with the Free Syrian Army......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 11th, 2017

Karnan vs SC judges: How a shocking drama led to jail term for an HC judge

The melodrama that continued for months led to Supreme Court sentencing Karnan to 6 months in prison.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2017

Mexican Soldiers Arrest ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s Former Right-Hand Man, Sinaloa Cartel Boss Damaso Lopez

The drug trafficker helped Guzman escape federal prison twice but was reported to be locked in a battle for succession of the Sinaloa cartel......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 3rd, 2017